5 Isle of Wight British garlic seed bulbs Solent Wight sow now
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Fresh seed from The Garlic Farm - the multi-award-winning, specialist garlic growers on the Isle of Wight.
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Solent Wight' is a probably the best variety in terms of eating and keeping. It will store until March/April following the year of harvest. Dec/Jan planting is best, but it will also crop well from an end March planting.
ABOUT THE GARLIC FARM The Isle of Wight has the perfect soil and climate for growing garlic. The farm now grows over 20 tried and tested varieties, and the knowledge and enthusiasm of its founders over the last 30 years have won them endorsements from some of the most discerning food critics and chefs in the UK and around the world.
HOW TO GROW Carefully pull each clove from the bulb, and plant 10cm apart in well-drained soil. Do not bury the tip of the clove. Cover with a cloche during frosty weather. Water well during dry weather. Ready to harvest the following summer. Can be sown directly into the ground, or in pots/seed trays in a greenhouse or cold frame and planted out the following spring. Each bulb has between 6-10 good-sized cloves.